Annual Performance Plans

The 2022/23 Annual Performance Plan (APP) of the Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) presents an aspirational vision to create an enabling environment for the growth and sustainability of Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) and Co-operatives.

Deputy Minister's speaking notes on the debate on the relevance and success of the BBBEE

24 March 2022 - Deputy Minister S’dumo Dlamini’s speaking notes for the debate on the relevance and success of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Legislation- to be held at the National Council of Provinces. Firstly, it is important that we must remind ourselves that Broad-Based Black Empowerment legislation was born out of the commitment to address the historical injustices in our country.

Mandate

To lead and coordinate an integrated approach to the promotion and development of entrepreneurship, Small, Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) and Co-operatives, and to ensure an enabling legislative and policy environment to support their growth and sustainability.

Mission

The coordination, integration and mobilisation of efforts and resources towards the creation of an enabling environment for the growth and sustainability of small businesses and co-operatives.

Vision

A transformed and inclusive economy driven by sustainable, innovative SMMEs and Co-operatives.